WHAT: New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball, along with partners from the New York State Department of Health and the New York Farm Bureau, will conduct a listening session to engage with and hear from constituents about the importance of the 2023 Farm Bill to New York State. Participants will have three minutes to speak during the session as time allows and are invited to RSVP for the session or submit written comments at [email protected].
New York State’s series of Farm Bill Listening Sessions will inform the State’s federal priorities for funding and policy changes in a number of critical areas, including agriculture, nutrition, and the environment.
WHEN: Tuesday, August 2, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: SUNY Buffalo
100 Allen Hall, South Campus
3485 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14214
Parking for 100 Allen Hall is available in the Allen Lot.
View a map of the campus here.
WHO: Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball
AmyLyn K. Clarke, Director of Western Region Community Health Programs, Department of Health
Jim Bittner, Bittner Singer Orchards owner and representative of the New York Farm Bureau
Contact the Press Office
The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets
10B Airline Drive
Albany, New York 12235
The Great New York State Fair
581 State Fair Boulevard
Syracuse, New York 13209